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CSPAN
Nov 17, 2012 6:30pm EST
of that had no real basis in technology or economics. on the other hand, i guess my standard is not as high in the sense that when either a judge or regulatory commission makes a pro competitive decision, that is good news because that is better than what they normally do. so i believe the best pitcher was an important -- i believe divestiture was an important event, one of many because the american telecommunications system, to have its best performance in the world and the reason it is competitive. >> paul? >> professor noll, you mentioned there were some errors that judge greene made. what were some of those errors? >> the premise, judge greene believe something that at&t argued prior to their change of heart to go along with the the best pitcher, which was the weak sister of the old bell system was the local operating committees. so when the divestiture, it was silly at this time to go into the details because most are irrelevant today, but what he did, whenever there was a close call, the divestiture decision was something in favor of the local operating companies and against the inter
SFGTV2
Nov 17, 2012 3:00pm PST
the need outside the elevator using current technology and we learn about the latest destination elevated technology all here in san francisco. we will also visit the machinery where all the behind- the-scenes gears control these incredible machines. we are very fortunate today to have an expert with those who is going to walk us are around elevators in san francisco. can you tell us about the history of elevators in san francisco? the measure -- >> sure. the history of elevator technology evolves with the city. first elevators were installed for moving materials in the 1860's. in the 1870's, the first passenger elevator was installed, and that allowed building heights to go up to about seven floors. starting in the 18 eighties, 1890's, the first electric elevators were installed. that allowed for buildings to go up even higher, even more than 10 floors, and those were the first elevators that became representative of what we consider modern elevators today. >> so the height of buildings is related to elevator technology. >> both of these technologies encourage architects to build taller
CSPAN
Nov 17, 2012 10:00am EST
america are movies, tv, science, technology. they're not keen on democracy as america preaches it. heading into another four years of the obama administration, where are we, and why are we here, and how do we get somewhere else? what went wrong, what is going right, and what to do about it going forward? >> first of all, i do not think that favorability ratings and the pew surveys of evidence of whether we're doing something wrong or right. i think it is a huge mistake for anybody who practices public diplomacy to think that his or her job is to win a popularity contest. well i guess maybe some of us who were in the bush administration can take a certain pleasure in effect in 2008, the favorability ratings for the united states were higher in four out of the five surveyed arab countries -- i am not even going to bring that up. [laughter] and it is a big mistake. in my view, and what i tried to do during my short tenure as undersecretary, is try to focus attention on what public diplomacy can do to achieve specific ends that are part of their goals in foreign policy and national security po
NBC
Nov 16, 2012 11:00pm PST
investigative union has discovered some serious flaws in the $4 billion technology. if it is not fixed, could it create security and safety concerns at airports around the country. let's bring in investigative reporter steven stock. >> reporter: we found that the problem is apparently this new technology has some weaknesses. the technology is called next gen. the next generation of air traffic control. it is a system that the general accountability office and congressional critics both say billions of dollars of budget and more than four years behind schedule. we found an even more serious concern. its technology is open and un unencrypted. you are watching real-time video of an airplane's final approach at san francisco international airport. the coordinates are real. the landing pattern real. as are all the airplane flying alongside, in front of and behind the plane you are watching. the only trouble the plane you are watching is not real. it is a ghost airplane inserted into a real-time air traffic pattern by computer hackers. >> you can see all of the planes including the fake ones flying
SFGTV2
Nov 17, 2012 12:00pm PST
, with water that are not always proven technologies, but they're things that are enough proven you should take a bit of a risk and you should show others it can be done. >> we're showing the world, suddenly had wind turbines which they didn't have before. so, our team realizing that time would change, and realizing where the opportunities were today, we said, you know what, we started out as really something to control wind as an asset, when you combine today's technology becomes something entirely different. >> wind turbines in an urban environment is a relatively new concept. there are a few buildings in other major cities where they have installed wind turbines on the roof. and wind turbines in buildings are effective. >> the discussion was do we do that or not? and the answer was, of course. if they're not perfect yet, they're building a building that will last 100 years. in 100 years someone is going to perfect wind efficient turbines. if these aren't right, we'll replace them. we have time to do that. >> the building that's two renewable energy generations. wind turbines located on the n
CSPAN
Nov 17, 2012 9:15am EST
policy, whether government should support business ventures in new technologies that are unable to secure private funding. government appears to be worse at this than private markets from the records we have over the past five years. in contrast in a speech in california in may, mitt romney said, quote, the president doesn't understand when you invest like that in one solar energy company it makes it harder for solar technology generally because the other entrepreneurs in the solar field suddenly lost their opportunity to get capital. who wants to put money into a solar company when the government put half a billion dollars into one of its choice. excellent question. i wrote this book because we are not just spending half a billion dollars. we are spending $12 billion a year to make electricity more expensive rather than cheaper. that is $6 billion in tax breaks and $6 billion in direct expenditures. the green jobs that makes no sense and has low-income americans, we brainwash our children to think that green is good and fink uncritically about green products and green jobs and yet we can
SFGTV
Nov 17, 2012 5:30am PST
that opportunity. we would like to partner with community organizations to take advantage of technology and some students using online options to have an option to work on their credit recovery online. that is web based for a lot of programs. at their community-based organization. we know that a lot of students like to hang out and give them a safe place to study. and they can do that off-site. we want to establish that infrastructure. and then we set another group of students that we want to be sure we provide extra support for. and an example of that, the last two summers we have been able to have summer school for the class of 2014. because dcyf has provided some funding for that. and we also at the same time worked with an organization of cbo called young community developers, and they worked with a group of our students. it was 50 the first summer, and i want to say close to 100 the second summer. and the outcomes for the students who went through the program were greater than the outcomes with the rest of the students. they had 90-95% class rate for their summer school classes. we want to
NBC
Nov 16, 2012 6:00pm PST
technology has been severely criticized for being inaccurate. >>> thought to be more than 3 million years old have been found in santa cruz. it looks like a series of spinal rocks is thought to be a whale from the pleiocene era. the tidal pool at the end of the 36th avenue area will probably get lots of visitors next month when there's an extra low tide. it will leave the bones completely expoed. >>> just ahead, jeff joins us and tells us when there's going to be some breaks in the rain. stay with us. >>> if you fly anywhere in the united states your pilot will be using a new system that relies on satellite much like the gps in your car. >> it's a system that's been years in the making. it's meant to save you time and money and make you safer. as nbc's investigative unit has been discovered says the system could be hacked. >>> our investigative reporter steven stock joins us in the newsroom. hacking and flight safety, this is a dangerous mix here. >> absolutely, raj. the system is called nextgen. the next generation of air traffic control. critics tell us they've found some serious flaws in t
PBS
Nov 16, 2012 11:00pm PST
of the things about our business as we know ten years out, technology is hard to predict ten years out. but i know that customers will still want low prices ten years from now so we'll be still working on that i know they'll want fast delivery so we'll still be working on that i know that they'll want, you know, books in 60 seconds so we'll still be working on that. so there's a bunch of things we will count on. >> we do that now on our kindle fire line. >> rose: there is so much to talk about. first this, what is thisew product youhave. >> this is shipping today. this is our, theo our kindle fire hd, the big one. so this one is our 8.9 inch device. it comes in a 4 g model and it comes in a wi-fi only model this is our latest tablet. >> rose: what will it sell for? >> this is $299. and so part of what you are seeing here are seven inch tablet is $199. and we take a very unusual approach in the tablet business which is we want to make money when people use our device, not when they buy our device so we sell the device at near break even. so we can pack for $1 -- 9 in the case of the big one, $
CSPAN
Nov 16, 2012 8:00pm EST
for systems for r an d. science and technology. the benchmark needed in western pacific. there's a whole pan plea of means which we will rebalance. ships are important they are good measure. there's more as we look forward the future and we meet the requirements of our defense strategic guidance in the regard. so having laid that out, i commend that to you as our future and how we see things today as we prepare our budget for fiscal year 14. it's to support the theafort i mentioned to you. i think we're on track and prepared to meet our national security commitment to the regard and the defense strategic guidance. thank you very much. i look forward to your questions. [applause] your article in foreign policy speaks to balancing the force. how do international navies play in to your stag -- strategy? >> the international navy play in to the descrat gi by mission. i think and by alliances that we've had. let me speak to the alliance. i just spoke to the western pacific, the japanese maritime self-defense force plays a we cooperate with them to share what we call long range track mission there
SFGTV2
Nov 17, 2012 6:30am PST
'm going to go down the line. as we get to our military partners i'd ask if there's other technologies that you think that you have that you want to share about that may be helpful as we start to get into fire season. please share those with us. ray, if you'd like to start. >> sure, thank you. first off, thanks for being here, it's my first time being here and i think it's an outstanding venue to meet the cooperating agencies and talk about policies and ways we can improve our response to the public that we serve. we look at title 10, title 32 resources in all aspects, all risk venue, like i said, not only aircraft but we utilize ltax for our agreements with la county fire, to mobilize fire engines to catalina island. we look at resources for debris cleaning, i found out there's a desalization battalion for fresh water, that's an i object credible resource for an earthquake. there's a variety of dod resources that cal fire can provide in a statewide environment. i think the biggest thing for me, there's several scenarios that are challenging us, one of which and one of our fears,
CNBC
Nov 16, 2012 11:00pm EST
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SFGTV2
Nov 17, 2012 6:00am PST
to intro daus a lot of technology to help with the interoperatability of the civil military exercise. one of the main goals that we had for this was to allow our military a crisis response adaptive force package and opportunity to allow their training and certification in providing the most appropriate military expeditionary force for that scenario. one of the things that we realize in the military when we do these exercises in a foreign humanitarian response, that a lot of our military capabilities are not just for overseas foreign disasters but it also allows the military to be trained and certified to respond to local domestic disaster situations as well. i had mentioned that we had 22 nations participating in rimpac and this slide is a representation of the military and civilian partners that we had participating in this event. and we had many, many international partners and we had a lot of domestic partners: medical and military editionary partners as well. okay, this is our command and control slide. we took a lot of care to get this right. we wanted to make sure that we portra
FOX News
Nov 16, 2012 10:00pm PST
you. we have so much technology in our store to really show the customers what's going on with their bodies. you can see a little more pressure in the shoulders and in the hips. ... now you can feel what happens as we raise your sleep number settingnd allow the bed to contour to your individual shape. oh, wow. that feels really good. at sleep number we've created a collection of innovations dedicated to individualizing your comfort. the sleep number collection, designed around the innovative sleep number bed - a bed with dualair technology that allows you to adjust to the exact comfort your body needs. each of your bodies. so whatever you feel like, sleep number's going to provide it for you. during the final days of our semi-annual sleep sale, save $500 on our classic series special edition bed set plus special financing on selected beds but hurry sale ends sunday. you'll only find the innovative sleep number bed at one of our 400 stores, where queen mattresses start at just $699. >> this is a fox news alert. there is big news congressman allen west's election night fi
FOX Business
Nov 17, 2012 1:00am EST
spending and government but not for a while. >> that was designed to technology on willingness to make tough cuts. >> as the cliff was crafted to be so distasteful officials would do anything to avoid it. >> you don't think they will cut military former military are cut entitlements? >> they assume it is so bad they would not to accept it but they are not even talking about cuts. talking $1 trillion over 10 years but not real cuts but baseline budgeting teeseven explained that. i hate when you talk that way because nobody undersnds that. if i cut i means i spend less but it would you do it means? >> we have aready written into the next budget the automatic increase. if it is a $10 billion increase and cut it down at 9 billion that they cut down we just now increased 9 billion instead of 10 billion. it is done a purpose so people get confused. that is the reason nothing happens. they got away with this horrible sides there wa a lot of wealth of the country and they could get along. we will raise subsidies and one versus the other but now e treasury is there the country is bankrupt and w
FOX News
Nov 17, 2012 12:00pm PST
but not for a while. >> that was designed to technology on willingness to make tough cuts. >> as the cliff was crafted to be so distasteful officials would do anything to avoid it. >> you don't think they will cut military former military are cut entitlements? >> they assume it is so bad they would not to accept it but they are not even talking about cuts. talking $1 trillion over 10 years but not real cuts but baseline budgeting teeseven explained that. i hate when you talk that way because nobody understands that. if i cut it means i spend less but it would you do it means? >> we have already written into the next budget the automatic increase. if it is a $10 billion increase and cut it down at 9 billion that they cut it down we just now increased 9 billion instead of 10 billion. it is done a purpose so people get confused. that is the reason nothing happens. they got away with this horrible sides there was a lot of wealth of the country and they could get along. we will raise subsidies and one versus the other but now the treasury is there the country is bankrupt and will not admit it and that is w
SFGTV2
Nov 17, 2012 7:30am PST
and our technology companies, that we want to embrace technology as a way to announce this. so with that i am going to do the first tweet. tweeting. the new hash tag we would like everybody in the bay area to also utilize in their effort to go viral on this. there it goes. hopefully it goes on there. the hash tag sf super bowl! [applause] >> this is one example. facebook, google plus, instagram. we have all these wires in having people talk to us. what would they want and establish it, what kind of events that will help us be even more philanthropic about this. san francisco, santa clara, san jose, we want that effort to insight people to take this opportunity to join our nfl, join our 49ers, to join all of our sports crazy efforts and education efforts and all the things that we really reflect success in the san francisco bay area to join us in promoting this event and making sure that when we are ready to submit our bid to the nfl in may of next year that we will have created a community-based bay area wide effort to reflect on this wonderful opportunity. right now it is only an invitati
SFGTV2
Nov 17, 2012 3:30pm PST
current elevator technology. >> these were installed in 1972, outside observation elevators. >> it is not standard because there is no tape that runs it. but shane we have seen the future of the elevator technology. >> i am going to push the access key which will access the voice. >> this has precise generation of power, which is important for highly acrilan the landing of the elevator. >> what happens next week and not know but it will be exciting. thank you for showing us this interesting technology. >> >> okay, good morning, everyone, and welcome to this press conference today. as you can see, i'm honored having the mayor here with us who is tremendous partner in this process. as well we have dr. morassi from the department of health and women. and we have behind me a group of advocates that have tirelessly worked with our office and the community to make sure that domestic violence victims in our city are well treat and had provided with the services that they require in order to recover, in order to be able to move on. today we're also announcing a grant. we were given
FOX News
Nov 17, 2012 11:00am PST
combined and it's driven by the technological improvements and a five or ten year technological lead than the countries we're competing with. it's interesting, paul, if you look the at the last three or four years, now what industry has created more than any other industry in the united states. >> paul: the electric car industry, steve? (laughter) >> no, not that one. oil and gas and the thing that's so amazing, the president is doing almost everything he can to try to hold this back with regulations and with not allowi allowing permitting most of the oil and gas development is going out on private land and where the president has to get with the program because we could literally create millions more jobs if we get this story right. >> paul: jim, the consequences here economically are big for downstream production, things like manufacturing. >> right. >> that had left the, i talked to one ceo, dow chemical, who had planned years ago never to build another plant in the united states and now making a 4 billion dollar bet on manufacturing and chemical production in the the united states. t
FOX News
Nov 17, 2012 3:00pm PST
signature into the bar coding technology there and that at that point, it may or may not have deliberately chosen to include it. if it had done it at the time, it would not had the flaw and vulnerability we have and not got experts concerned that it could be exploited by terrorist. no word on how quick it plans to close the flaw. >> rick: thanks. >> arthel: as we mentioned earlier, in a few weeks from now, president obama will sit down with congressional leaders to hammer out a deal to avoid the fiscal cliff. looming tax hikes, and spending cuts that threaten to plunge the u.s. back into another recession, yet many traders on wall street say, well, they're not worried. kyle harrington is founder of harrington capital management. tell us why wall street is not concerned. >> i think, let's make no mistake about it. this is a search, an exercise in a search for a workable solution from both sides. i get the sense here in my research that wall street has analyzed this and said they think that there is going to be some level of a solution for the united states with respect to tax hikes and cuts
KRON
Nov 16, 2012 5:00pm PST
will be $300 and new gaming technology. gabe slate tech report >> i got my hands on the new wii u this wireless game controller. here is a sneak peek at one of the greatest products. this is the wii u much more horrible machine with a fall high- definition graphics and the visuals looked much cleaner and sharper. much more -- highly anticipated machine. -- >> this touch-like tablet is great for interaction and also a joystick system as long as you are near the wii system you can have this stolplanning. and this is good if you are still wanting to catch play this. depending on the game you use the touch screen to shoot arrows at the television screen and the wii council passepad still are very intuitive and syned together.. the second screen can be used in many different ways with the super mario brothers inc. this and the unique way. here are four people playing and one person has the game, so it is like the overlord. the operator can make it easier or more difficult by placing blocks in their path. depending on how they are placed in packs the difficulty. this for example, impacts the difficul
KRON
Nov 16, 2012 11:00pm PST
million. >> also, the wii u will be on sale soon with new technology. $300. he gabe slate tech report deval i got by yomy first wireless game pad controller of this is a sneak peek at one of the great tech products. here is the council is flat and larger than the original wii. and a full high- definition graphics, the visual, th g games looked crisp and more shark. and it has a touch screen tablet with more-sharp imagery. a second screen with a touch screen tablet device with a new ways to interact and also a regular controller with a joystick and buttons. you can use this as a hand-held scanning system. if you or near your wii u system. and this could be handy if somebody needs the television but you want to continue playing this game. depending on the controller, you can use this in a different way. you can use the touch screen to shoot and sync and take a look at it if they get larger they could even make them selves smaller onto the hand held. the second screen could be usi a mary many different wa with the super mario brothers using this in a very different- with one person havin
MSNBC
Nov 17, 2012 7:00am EST
have so much technology in our store to really show the customers what's going on with their bodies. you can see a little more pressure in the shoulders and in the hips. ... now you can feel what happens as we raise your sleep number setting and allow the bed to contour to your individual shape. oh, wow. that feels really good. at sleep number we've created a collection of innovations dedicated to individualizing your comfort. the sleep number collection, designed around the innovative sleep number bed - a bed with dualair technology that allows you to adjust to the exact comfort your body needs. each of your bodies. so whatever you feel like, sleep number's going to provide it for you. during the final days of our semi-annual sleep sale, save $500 on our classic series special edition bed set plus special financing on selected beds but hurry sale ends sunday. you'll only find the innovative sleep number bed at one of our 400 stores, where queen mattresses start at just $699. >>> front page politics now. a new sign this morning of a potential breakthrough to avoid the fiscal cliff.
FOX Business
Nov 16, 2012 8:00pm EST
number collection, designed around the innovative sleep number bed a bed with dualair technology that allows you to adjust to the exact comfort your body needs. each of your bodies. so whatever you feel like, sleep number's going to provide it for you. during the final days of our semi-annual sleep sale, save $500 on our classic sers special edition bed set plus special financing on selected beds but hurry sale ends sunday. you'll only find the innovative sleep number b at one of our 400 stores, where queen mattresses start at just $699. neil: apparently the fiscal cliff has a lot of folks feeling bummed out. so much that they are retrenching on their holiday spending plans. in fact, retrenching altogether, saying that things could be going from bad to worse. a lot of you might be saying was apprentice, i mean, she seems like this charming little tv star. what would she know about dealing with difficulties? well, she was in her story. it's a very gutwrenching story. i don't want to give a lot away in the book, but she has had a childhood was very interesting. >> yesterday made me
PBS
Nov 16, 2012 7:30pm PST
can invest a little bit early on, upgrade your technology, so hypothetically you would be emitting fewer greenhouse gases. >> i'm going to spend 500 bucks and improve my plant. okay? >> that means you probably won't need this entire stack of poker chips. you may have a few extras now because you cut your emission sgls so i'm not going to use four poker chips. but he's going to keep polluting, right? >> i'm going to try to buy some of those credits off you. let me offer you 300 bucks. >> i want more. i want 500. >> 350. >> 400. >> all right, 400. >> this is exactly what we're going to see, right? no one's really sure what the price of carbon is going to be. it's going to be a market. >> and how is that going to reduce the -- why don't we just say, don't pollute anymore. instead of all those poker chips. >> the idea of cap and trade is to give businesses flexibility. you had choices. it will be cheaper for some companies to cut than others. incentivize it in the market. >> what's the role of the state in it? it sounds like the state is trying to sell these things here. >> yeah. mostl
KRON
Nov 16, 2012 8:00pm PST
rate back to normal the cardio--vert. it is. craig they have that technology to get that done. the atrial flutter is something that i have had for nearly all my life. with the doctors, they said that they could go out and and remove them this and get this procedure done. and i'm not going to be stubborn like a mule. i will do with the doctors tell me >> harbaugh is on medication and will be working on his diet to. after one week from the resignation of cia director, michael petraeus he was on capitol hill. -- david petraeus wanted to know what he knew. emily schmidt has more. >> the cameras ready before dawn hoping to get a glimpse of david petraeus about the deadly attack in benghazi one week after resigning in disgrace. he came but nobody saw him if they said that they protected petraeus because he came voluntarily with a whole about fear that deadly attacks after september 11th. his testimony did not seem to care much of weather or not he downplayed information about terrace involvement. >> also the overwhelming amount of evidence was showing spontaneous demonstration and w
SFGTV2
Nov 17, 2012 12:00am PST
guess since those days there has been one important improvement, one technological improvement, that we use expensively to create interoperatability and that is ip networks built of sdparate systems and the network allows us to operate. as you see from our demonstration as you checked in this morning, as you ridge stered this morning, san francisco talking it oakland, talking to this ship, talking over cellular, talking across and with different networks. the challenge for interoperatability is beginning to be met, i would say, the challenge for interoperatability at the same time is about to get much greater. we as a nation are about to embark on the most ambitous, most challenging communications endeavor that we have ever attempted, which is the creating of purse net, the public safety broad band or 4g network. and with that brings the promise of new challenges for sure in interoperatability and new capabilities that we have never had before. in fact, no other country is as far along as we are, even though we're just starting. what we see is the opportunity there to interoperate i
SFGTV2
Nov 17, 2012 12:30am PST
the radio. but with the military this is a whole new set of radio frequencies, radio technology, even before the planning we didn't know what they had. it took us several planning opportunities and meetings to flush through some of that information and one of the biggest take aways for us, as a city we're required to have a tactical interoperatable communications plan. it describes how you interoperate in an emergency or an event within the city as well as regional partners. we don't have that with military and i think that's one of the biggest take aways, we need to really flesh out a document so we have captured who our contacts are, what technology they are going to bring to the table and start that initial planning from the get-go. we also had some technical challenges with land mobile radio. you know, we have the coverage issues, but we were stationed at the san francisco police department command van, i had some very sharp people there who were able to work through a lot of those interoperatability issues so a huge thank you to the police department and also the fire department and
CNN
Nov 17, 2012 2:00am PST
. however, there have been some recent advances in terms of our technology such that systems such as iron dome have made it more capable, a more capable israel in terms of defending against these rocket attack, but if you believe that the military is going to be a solution to these problems, i think we have another thing coming. >> tony blair, iron beingly is a man who solved the northern ireland issue and he's in the middle of all of this as a middle east peace envoy. he would say to me that this comes down to debate with each other to tiny little parts of territory. >> we know what the outcome will be. >> here is a peace deal and they are very close. >> fractional issues, but still caused this terrible bloodshed. >> we don't know what a peace deal will be with hamas. hamas refuses to recognize israel. i asked from the peculiars lo which is how much control do they have? i have a lot of sympathy from the poor people of gaza and not hamas who are blasting rockets and the main booed of 1.5 million severely oppressed people living with no hope, no jobs. nothing. what is the way to try and g
CNN
Nov 17, 2012 2:00pm PST
technology to protect our water. billions in the economy. at chevron, if we can't do it right, we won't do it at all. we've got to think long term. we've got to think long term. ♪ . >>> israel is mobilizing 30,000 troops, who will wait for word to cross the gaza border and turn their conflict into a ground war. the last time we saw this was four years ago, operation cast-iron, a grueling campaign. and the numbers from that war are staggering. 13 israelis killed, versus 1400 palestinians who died. for now, all the key people can do there is listen for the missiles, watch and hope for the best. cnn's sara sidner is there. >> reporter: today, just like the past few days we have been hearing a chorus of drones and air strikes. we've also seen plenty of rocket fire coming out of gaza towards israel. we have witnessed several times several rockets at a time heading over towards israel. also, we need to tell you what is going on with the potential cease-fire. we're hearing from the arab league that perhaps they were in negotiations between gaza and israel. but israeli officials are denying that
FOX Business
Nov 16, 2012 9:00pm EST
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KCSMMHZ
Nov 17, 2012 8:00am PST
technology. that's where she learned about biogas plans, an idea she brought home with her. >> in so many areas of the country, the national grid is not there. so actually you still have that gap, that lack of energy in some places. so biogas is really, really useful in this country. >> she orders her gas stoves from china -- they're not top quality, but they are the most affordable. her clients are mainly mid-sized farming operations. the farmers get the raw material -- the manure -- for free. a complete biogas system starts at 750 euros. at the construction site, martha kagiri puts on her other persona: braided hair, work clothes, and a firm, commanding voice. a woman boss is still a rarity here in kenya, but kagiri is undeterred. there are always problems that need solving. customers who are late with payments, or a wall that needs reinforcing. kagiri does it all -- including negotiating with local officials. >> you don't have to pay any bribes nowadays. before it was really really difficult. but for now, with this new government, it's been quite a step forward. >> martha kagiri grew u
ABC
Nov 17, 2012 4:00am PST
, they've been out in boats just like this one, using night vision goggles and infrared technology. so far, there's no sign of the two, missing workers. but the coast guard is using the latest technology to find them before it's too late. it's an all-out effort from the coast guard units from the air and the sea, for the two platform workers who have been missing close to 24 hours. authorities have not revealed their names or genders. but they believe they are out there alive. the two disappeared after jumping into the water off the coast of louisiana when the oil platform they were working on suddenly exploded. the blast was so intense, black smoke billowed more than 1,000 feet into the air and could be seen 20 miles away on shore. black elk energy says 1 of 22 contractors onboard, improperly used a blowtorch to cut the pipeline igniting the explosion. 11 workers were medevacked to safety. four with severe burns. >> when there's an incident, it hurts. >> reporter: as far as the oil spill, the coast guard says the impact is minimal because the rig was shut down at the time. >> the envi
KICU
Nov 16, 2012 7:00pm PST
to normal. so, it is -- it is great that they had that technology to get that done. but, the flutter is something that i have had for awhile. probably pretty close to all my life. >> we learned after the hospital procedure yesterday he went to the 9ers santa clara facility and watched an hour of practice. >>> the rush is on to snatch up the last of the twinkies and ho- hos. the company announced they are going out of business. the shops were nearly bear this afternoon. -- bare this afternoon. they plan to go to bankruptcy court on monday. some of the individual brands may be sold and survive but some snacks could be gone forever. >> people are just getting what they can because we we will not be able to get it anymore and it is sad. >> the texas-based company says it had no other choice, 18,000 people are expected to lose their job, including 1800 here in california. >>> former cia director, petraeus, was questioned. his affair takes backseat to a pressing issue. >>> and a popular committee outside of a hotel, it is no laughing matter for the other person involved. >>> the storm watc
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